How to shape the future
Created by Otto Appel, Chief editor | | TWO:17 | Cincinnati, OH | United States
TWO:17 - Interview with Tom Goeke, MILACRON
We are focusing on PET converters who are looking for a strategic advantage
Milacron is a global leader in the manufacture, distribution and service of highly engineered and customized systems for the plastic technology and processing industry. Providing a full-line product portfolio that includes hot runner systems, injection moulding, low pressure injection moulding (also...
Created by Otto Appel, Chief editor | | TWO:17 | Bolton | Canada
Interview with John Galt, HUSKY INJECTION MOLDING SYSTEMS
A curse or a blessing to be a market leader?
Created by Dr. Otto Appel, Chief editor | | TWO:17 | Vaughan | Canada
Interview with Robert Schad, ATHENA AUTOMATION
NIIGON - For the Future
At Athena, based in the Canadian city of Vaughan, we have found a new facility built for long term goals. During the factory tour, it became clear that the focus is on efficiency, technology and the strategy to provide the industry with a state-of-the-art facility and top-class equipment. We also...
Created by Arnold Mai | | TWO:17 | Bolton | Canada
Reducing the maintance requirements for injection molding tools
Innovative tooling technologies decrease maintenance time while improving uptime
Created by Peter Fahnenbruch, comPETence editorial team | | TWO:17 | Saline | United States
The capability of an innovative process
Liquid performs the same job as air – only better
The LiquiForm project was first presented at the PETnology Conferences in Nuremberg, Germany, in 2014 and 2015. Since then, the LiquiForm team has carried out numerous tests and trials to demonstrate the capabilities of this innovative process. Now in 2017, we can confirm that this development...
Created by Dr Gerd Fuhrmann | | TWO:17 | Aachen | Germany
Standard closures are simple while sports caps are complex?
Big variety: Challenges in closure quality inspection
It’s not that easy, but it’s safe to say that all kinds of closures need attention in quality inspection as there are numerous defects that can occur during production. While quality inspection is a necessity for standard one piece closures, it’s especially true for sports caps which have gained...